New Student Programs serves students and families by educating, collaborating, and creating meaningful experiences that encourage a positive transition to the University of West Georgia. We are located in the Murphy Building, please use the entrance facing Love Valley.



The University of West Georgia's Orientation program provides a comprehensive experience that acclimates students and families to university resources, allows students to register for classes, and ensures students are ready for the first day of class.

Pack Premiere

Pack Premiere is the last step of your transition in learning what it means to be a First Year at UWG before classes start! Attending Pack Premiere will give you the opportunity to have fun, make friends, and get connected to campus to ensure a successful first year!

All #UWG23 First Year are required to attend.

Please Click Here to view the 2019 Pack Premiere Schedule!

Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment is a non-need based grant program for qualified students at accredited public or private high schools in the state of Georgia.

Dual Enrollment students are eligible to take classes in the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters.

Parent and Family Programs

We are so glad that your student has chosen to attend the University of West Georgia. Now that you have a UWG student, you are also a member of the pack! 

Parent and Family Programs is dedicated to supporting you as your family navigates the college process. Our primary goal is to assist you in supporting your student’s transition and academic success at the collegiate level.